March 2, 2015 in Business (E)
[prMac.com] San Jose, California - Progress Builders today is proud to announce the release of Concrete Foundation Estimator 1.1.1, their new business app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Developed by a real engineer and builder, Concrete Foundation Estimator is a very efficient and extremely powerful productivity tool for all contractors and owner-builders. This app was specifically designed to simplify and speed up the process of estimating and bidding on concrete jobs. Concrete Foundation Estimator helps anyone create professional, editable, easy-to-understand construction bids, estimates, and quotes, including all or any part of the following:
* Concrete demolition of existing slabs and footings
* Excavation volume and cost using manual labor or machinery
* Extracted soil hauling and dumping fees
* Crushed concrete hauling and dumping fees
* Materials cost and volume for:
* Stem walls
* Shear walls
* Anchor bolts
* All thread retrofits
* Concrete ready-mix or in bags
* Volume, cost and waste %
* Labor for piers, reinforcement assembly and concrete pouring
* Cost of concrete pumping
* Adjustable Workman's compensation rate
* Sales tax in your area for all materials
* Job overhead
* Custom fields to add to estimate
The Concrete Foundation Estimator application features a built-in portfolio page that saves all projects. Users can retrieve and modify estimates in seconds, make revisions, create PDF quotes or Excel editable spreadsheets. The app also offers a built-in Tutorials with tips for how to gather values from the plans and illustrated explanations for each section. The company also has built a webpage with FAQ's, to help answer any additional questions (and could use good suggestions for future updates).
"You don't have to worry about materials and labor cost every time you create an estimate," explained Ilya Fedulov, founder of San Jose-based Progress Builders. "CFE comes with preset settings, which you can adjust at your own level of price, time and use of materials. First time into the app you will need to go over all sections and update preset values. Occasionally you need to update material or labor cost. Future app version will allow periodically updates materials cost."
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 8.0 or later
* 7.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Concrete Foundation Estimator 1.1.1 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Business category.
Progress Builders is a full-service, Design-build company, working on residential construction market of San Francisco Bay Area. We are one-stop shop for all your building needs. Architectural plans, structural engineering, civil engineering, Title 24, green building checklist, soil reports and anything else - all in one place. We manage the project from first draft to last finish nail. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Progress Builders. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.